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Get ready for a flavor explosion with this bratwurst skillet recipe. Roasting these ingredients together melds the flavors into a pan of pure deliciousness.
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Bratwurst Skillet Recipe

This delicious bratwurst skillet is so easy to make. Add this to your list of simple recipes for any night of the week.
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time25 mins
Course: Dinner
Cuisine: German'
Servings: 6 people
Calories: 320.85kcal


  • Cast Iron Skillet



  • 2 tbsp 2 TBSP olive oil divided
  • 6 bratwurst about 1 ¼ pounds
  • 1 red onion sliced
  • 1 tbsp garlic minced
  • 8 ounces portobello mushrooms quartered
  • 1 green pepper sliced
  • 1 yellow pepper sliced
  • 2 Gala apples cut into ½-inch-thick wedges
  • ½ tsp salt
  • ¼ tsp pepper
  • ¼ tsp sage fresh, minced
  • ½ C chicken broth


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • Prepare vegetables
  • Heat the cast-iron skillet with 1 tablespoon of olive oil on medium-high.
  • Add the brats and cook for about 6 minutes while occasionally turning them over until brown.
  • When cooked remove the brats from the skillet and set aside.
  • Add the rest of the olive oil into the cast iron skillet heated on medium-high.
  • Cook the onions for about 1 minute.
  • Add the peppers, cooking for about 3 minutes, continuing to stir as each ingredient is added. (They should appear slightly soft.)
  • Add the mushrooms, cooking for 1 minute.
  • Add the sage, salt, and pepper and stir well.
  • In a separate skillet saute the apples.
  • When the apples are done, add them to the cast ion skillet.
  • Add the brats and broth to the cast iron skillet and stir to combine.
  • Transfer the cast iron skillet to the preheated oven set at 350 degrees for about 10 minutes. Check to make sure that the sausage is completely cooked and the vegetables are tender.


Serving: 1 | Calories: 320.85kcal | Carbohydrates: 16.2g | Protein: 10.76g | Fat: 24.31g | Saturated Fat: 7.32g | Cholesterol: 48.84mg | Sodium: 829.9mg | Potassium: 551.37mg | Fiber: 2.77g | Sugar: 8.52g | Vitamin A: 145.81IU | Vitamin C: 58.28mg | Calcium: 32.91mg | Iron: 0.78mg